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Englisch-Deutsch Übersetzungen für das Wort: highway

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Busleitung {f}Femininum (die) highway
Fernverkehrsstraße {f}Femininum (die) highway
Kraftfahrstraße {f}Femininum (die) highway [esp. Am.]
Schnellstraße {f}Femininum (die) highway [esp. Am.]
Autobahn {f}Femininum (die) [i. w. S.] (Fernstraße) highway [esp. Am.]
Highway {m}Maskulinum (der) highway
Kraftfahrstrasse {f}Femininum (die) [schweiz. Orthogr.] highway [Am.]
Schnellstrasse {f}Femininum (die) [schweiz. Orthogr.] highway [esp. Am.]
Autobahnraststätte {f}Femininum (die) highway rest area (Am.)American English
Straßenfuge {f}Femininum (die) highway seam
Straßenraub {m}Maskulinum (der) [hist.] highway robbery
Strauchritter {m}Maskulinum (der) highway robber
StVO : Straßenverkehrsordnung Highway Code
Autobahnpolizei {f}Femininum (die) highway police [esp. Am.]
Überlandbus {m}Maskulinum (der) highway bus {s} [Am., Can.]
Autobahntunnel {m}Maskulinum (der) highway tunnel [Am.]
Reisewagen {m}Maskulinum (der) (Auto) highway cruiser [Am.] [coll.]
Ein Engel auf Erden (eine US-amerikanische Fernsehserie) Highway to Heaven
Der Engel kehrt zurück (eine US-amerikanische Fernsehserie) Highway to Heaven
Strassenraub {m}Maskulinum (der) [schweiz. Orthogr.] [hist.] highway robbery
Highway zur Hölle (ein US-amerikanischer Spielfilm aus dem Jahr 1991) Highway to Hell
Autobahnpolizist {m}Maskulinum (der) highway patrol trooper [Am.]
Autobahnpolizist {m}Maskulinum (der) highway patrolman [Am.]
Autobahnpolizisten {pl}Plural (die) highway patrolmen [Am.]
Autobahnpolizisten {pl}Plural (die) highway patrol troopers [Am.]
Highway-Polizist {m}Maskulinum (der) highway patrol trooper [Am.]
Highwaypolizist {m}Maskulinum (der) highway patrol trooper [Am.]
Highway-Polizisten {pl}Plural (die) highway patrol troopers [Am.]

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I was a young chap then, hot-blooded and reckless, ready to turn my hand at anything; I got among bad companions, took to drink, had no luck with my claim, took to the bush, and in a word became what you would call over here a highway robber.
Daring burglaries by armed men, and highway robberies, took place in the capital itself every night; families were publicly cautioned not to go out of town without removing their furniture to upholsterers’ warehouses for security; the highwayman in the dark was a City tradesman in the light, and, being recognised and challenged by his fellow-tradesman whom he stopped in his character of “the Captain,” gallantly shot him through the head and rode away; the mail was waylaid by seven robbers, and the guard shot three dead, and then got shot dead himself by the other four, “in consequence of the failure of his ammunition:” after which the mail was robbed in peace; that magnificent potentate, the Lord Mayor of London, was made to stand and deliver on Turnham Green, by one highwayman, who despoiled the illustrious creature in sight of all his retinue; prisoners in London gaols fought battles with their turnkeys, and the majesty of the law fired blunderbusses in among them, loaded with rounds of shot and ball; thieves snipped off diamond crosses from the necks of noble lords at Court drawing-rooms; musketeers went into St. Giles’s, to search for contraband goods, and the mob fired on the musketeers, and the musketeers fired on the mob, and nobody thought any of these occurrences much out of the common way.
Fire Rises T here was a change on the village where the fountain fell, and where the mender of roads went forth daily to hammer out of the stones on the highway such morsels of bread as might serve for patches to hold his poor ignorant soul and his poor reduced body together.
That he had watched the times for a time of action, and that they had shifted and struggled until the time had gone by, and the nobility were trooping from France by every highway and byway, and their property was in course of confiscation and destruction, and their very names were blotting out, was as well known to himself as it could be to any new authority in France that might impeach him for it.
This universal watchfulness not only stopped him on the highway twenty times in a stage, but retarded his progress twenty times in a day, by riding after him and taking him back, riding before him and stopping him by anticipation, riding with him and keeping him in charge.
—that common highway all over dented with the marks of slavish heels and hoofs; and turned me to admire the magnanimity of the sea which will permit no records.
The highway glistened with many-hued pebble, A by-path led the liegemen together.
Forth did they fare, then, their footsteps retracing, Merry and mirthful, measured the earth-way, 75 The highway familiar: men very daring3 Bare then the head from the sea-cliff, burdening Each of the earlmen, excellent-valiant.
And on the highway of the clouds they come, muttering thunder of rebellion, the ghosts of beasts.
As less reprehensible than theft, highway robbery, cruelty to children and animals, obtaining money under false pretences, forgery, embezzlement, misappropriation of public money, betrayal of public trust, malingering, mayhem, corruption of minors, criminal libel, blackmail, contempt of court, arson, treason, felony, mutiny on the high seas, trespass, burglary, jailbreaking, practice of unnatural vice, desertion from armed forces in the field, perjury, poaching, usury, intelligence with the king’s enemies, impersonation, criminal assault, manslaughter, wilful and premeditated murder.

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